Graduate Developers – Oxford based at Dorset Software

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Graduate Developers – Oxford based

Did you realise that your STEM degree could lead directly to a rewarding career in Software Development?

Dorset Software is a leading provider of IT consultancy services, delivering innovative software development programmes to a range of high-profile clients spanning multiple industries.

We have exciting opportunities for STEM graduates to join our consulting team. No previous experience is needed as our comprehensive training programme covers everything you need to know to become a first-class developer.

You’ll become proficient in a wide range of skills including cloud infrastructure, programming, application engineering and testing. After just 2 years you’ll also gain a Level 4, government accredited qualification in Software Development and can expect to be earning around £45,000.

We have a happy and flexible working environment with exceptional work-life balance. Join our welcoming and supportive team, start a brilliant career and make friends for life!

Qualifications and skills

  • At least a 2:1 degree or PhD in a STEM subject, plus an excellent academic background
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • An ability to quickly adapt to new situations
  • Brilliant interpersonal skills
  • A passion for technology and motivation to quickly develop a wide range of development skills
  • A willingness to work at client sites across the UK


  • Salary of £25,000 during initial 5-month training period, rising to £28,000 on completion
  • Flexible start dates
  • 5 months full time training at our dedicated Training Centre in Poole
  • A government accredited qualification in Software Development
  • Regular salary reviews
  • Transparent and structured career progression
  • Flexible working hours and holiday provision
  • A relaxed work environment
  • Job variety working with blue-chip and public sector clients on a number of unique projects
  • Company pension scheme
  • Regular subsidised sporting and social events
  • Onsite bike parking and shower facilities
  • An unlimited supply of chocolate biscuits, or fresh fruit for the health conscious!